WAH CANTT - No lull in miseries of the residents and traders living in precincts of Wah Saddar area as the local police is in deep slumber and not taking any action to improve the situation.

It has observed that the monster of bloody robberies took its ugly head again as they remained up in the arms in various parts of the city during the last few weeks in the area by looting cash, gold ornaments and other valuables. 

A former bank manager registered the Saddar police that five dacoits scaled the house in Lala Rukh Colony in a broad daylight on Saturday, made hostage the family on gunpoint and took away 20-tola gold, cash worth Rs 0.3 million.

While on the other hand, the area witnessed surge in crime rate while the local police faild to deliver despite double raise in police force salaries, provision of extra manpower and other facilities.

The domestic and commercial dacoities, robberies, abduction, snatching of vehicles drastically increased in the area.

The official data reveals that during the last six months as many as 25 murder, 21 attempted murder cases were reported in the city. The abduction and kidnapping cases also witnessed surge as 29 male and female were abducted in the area during this period in addition to four major dacoities.

While the local police seem in deep slumber as no major gang of robbers or dacoitcs have been busted so far. Locals have demanded of the incumbent government and higher police authorities to immediately take action to control the crime situation in the city.